Sabah – Sepilok

Sepiloks rehabilitation center for orangutan’s is located outside Sandakan. This is one of the largest sights in Sabah. In this center they take care of hurted orangutan’s and apes that have been captured as pets by the locals.
The orangutan’s are trained to take care of themselves and are later released to the jungle life. Two times every day the orangutan’s are fed at a platform. The more they learn to adapt themselves to the wild life the more food they can get by themselves, and then they don’t need to come to the platform.
When we were there we saw about ten orangutangs and they were all amazing.
It was a great experience to come that close to them.

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3orang
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